The Big Day Checklist

12 Months to go

Set a budget

Compile a rough guest list

Fix a date with a Vicar/Registrar

Visit and book reception venue

Choose Bridesmaids and Best Man

Start looking for dresses

Decide on styles and colour palette

9 Months to go

Start a health, beauty regime

Research and book caterers

Order your dress

Send Save The Date cards

Book a photographer

Start researching honeymoon

Book your musicians7band/Dj

Discuss hen, stag do ideas

6 Months to go

Choose Bridemaids dresses

Check passaports are valid

Book honeymoon

Book a wedding car/transport

Choose, order wedding rings

Book hotel for wedding night

Set up a Gift List

Remind the Groom about his suit

3 Months to go

Book florist, order cake

Choose ceremony music

Have hair, make up trials

Choose accessories, jewellery

Buy/make props, decoration

Finalise guest list, send invites

1 Months to go

Chase RSVPs

Finalise seating plan, menu

Organise place cards, favours

Remind Groom to have haircut

Buy a guest book

Have final dress fitting, collect

Confirm dietary requirements

1 week to go

Discuss the first dance with DJ

Pack for honeymoon

Wear in your wedding shoes

Have a pampering session

Collect suits, if hiring

Confirm all details with suppliers

Decorate venue

Relax...it's time to celebrate!!